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Polar Blue Color

HEX #B3E0E7 / RGB (179, 224, 231)

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What is Polar Blue Color?

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Polar Blue has the hex code #B3E0E7. The equivalent RGB values are (179, 224, 231), which means it is composed of 28% red, 35% green and 36% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:23 M:3 Y:0 K:9. In the HSV/HSB scale, Polar Blue has a hue of 188°, 23% saturation and a brightness value of 91%.
Details of other color codes including equivalent web safe and HTML & CSS colors are given in the table below. Also listed are the closest Pantone® (PMS) and RAL colors.

Polar Blue is an RAL Design color with the number 220 85 15. Different from the Classic list, the RAL Design catalogue specifies colors for interiors. RAL is a well-known color matching system used in several European countries including Germany, France, Italy and the UK.

Polar Blue hex code is #B3E0E7 with equivalent RGB (179, 224, 231). You can use these along with HSL values in HTML and CSS code to display the color on web pages. Please also note that the CMYK values and the corresponding Pantone (PMS) number mentioned on this page have been calculated from the hex code and are only approximations.

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Polar Blue Color Codes

Hex Code#B3E0E7
RGB Values(179, 224, 231)
CMYK Values(23%, 3%, 0%, 9%)
HSV/HSB Values(188°, 23%, 91%)
Closest Web Safe#CCCCFF
Inverse Color#4C1F18 [Caput Mortuum]
Closest Pantone®317 C
Closest RAL7047 [Telegrey 4]
Complementary Color#E7BAB3 [Desert Sand]
Polar Blue Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#D3D3D3
Weighted Average (Most Common)#D3D3D3
Weighted Average (Luma)#D7D7D7
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#E5E5E5

Polar Blue Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of B3E0E7. Complementary color is E7BAB3

Complementary Palette

The complement of Polar Blue is Desert Sand with the hex code #E7BAB3. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #B3E0E7 color is offered by #E7BAB3. The complementary color palette is easiest to use and work with. Studies have shown that contrasting color palette is the best way to grab a viewer's attention.

Analogous color palette with (B3E0E7, B3C6E7 and B3E7D4)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Polar Blue (#B3E0E7) are Light Steel Blue (#B3C6E7) and Magic Mint (#B3E7D4). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Polar Blue with a 30° separation on either side. An analogous color palette is extremely soothing to the eyes and works wonders if your main color is soft or pastel.

B3E0E7 B3C6E7 B3E7D4
Split Complementary color palette with (B3E0E7, E7B3C6 and E7D4B3)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Polar Blue (#B3E0E7) are #E7B3C6 (Pink Pearl) and #E7D4B3 (Desert Sand). A split-complementary color palette consists of the main color along with those on either side (30°) of the complementary color. Based on our research, usage of split-complementary palettes is on the rise online, especially in graphics and web sites designs. It may be because it is not as contrasting as the complementary color palette and, hence, results in a combination which is pleasant to the eyes.

B3E0E7 E7B3C6 E7D4B3
Triadic color palette with (B3E0E7, E7B3E0 and E0E7B3)

Triadic Palette

Polar Blue triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #E7B3E0 (Thistle (Crayola)) and #E0E7B3 (Cookies And Cream) along with #B3E0E7 create a stunning and beautiful triadic palette with the maximum variation in hue and, therefore, offering the best possible contrast when taken together.

B3E0E7 E7B3E0 E0E7B3
Tetradic color palette with (B3E0E7, E7B3E0, E7BAB3 and B3E7BA)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Polar Blue has four colors - #E7B3E0 (Thistle (Crayola)), #E7BAB3 (Desert Sand) and #B3E7BA (Celadon) in addition to the base color (#B3E0E7). A tetradic color palette is complex and, in most cases, should not be used off-the-shelf. We suggest tweaking the colors slightly to achieve desired results.

Square color palette with (B3E0E7, D4B3E7, E7BAB3 and C6E7B3)

Square Palette

Polar Blue square color palette has #D4B3E7 (Tropical Violet), #E7BAB3 (Desert Sand) and #C6E7B3 (Tea Green). Quite like triadic, the hues in a square palette are at the maximum distance from each other, which is 90°.
Note: For several colors purposes, a square palette may look much better than the tetrad color palette.

B3E0E7 D4B3E7 E7BAB3 C6E7B3
Rainbow color

Polar Blue Color Rainbow Palette

Our Polar Blue rainbow color palette is based on the RGB model and consists of 7 colors, just like the traditional rainbow. You might not see a lot of variation in color, especially if the chosen color is dark or extremely light. However, this can lead interesting rainbow palettes that are faded, soft, pastel or dull.

B3E0E7 B3B3E7 DFB3E7 E7B3C2 E7D0B3 D1E7B3 B3E7C1

Tints, Tones & Shades of Polar Blue Color


  • Transparent C2E6ECC2E6EC
  • Transparent CAE9EECAE9EE
  • Transparent D1ECF1D1ECF1
  • Transparent D9F0F3D9F0F3
  • Transparent E1F3F5E1F3F5
  • Transparent E8F6F8E8F6F8
  • Transparent F0F9FAF0F9FA
  • Transparent F7FCFDF7FCFD


  • Transparent A9CDD2A9CDD2
  • Transparent A4C3C8A4C3C8
  • Transparent 9FBABE9FBABE
  • Transparent 9AB0B49AB0B4
  • Transparent 94A6A994A6A9
  • Transparent 8F9D9F8F9D9F
  • Transparent 8A93958A9395
  • Transparent 858A8A858A8A


  • Transparent 8FB3B98FB3B9
  • Transparent 7D9DA27D9DA2
  • Transparent 6B868B6B868B
  • Transparent 5A70745A7074
  • Transparent 485A5C485A5C
  • Transparent 364345364345
  • Transparent 242D2E242D2E
  • Transparent 121617121617

Polar Blue Color Patterns

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    Polar Blue Gingham Checks

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    Polar Blue Vertical Stripes Pattern

  • Transparent

    Polar Blue Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    Polar Blue Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Polar Blue Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Polar Blue Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Polar Blue Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Polar Blue Plaid Pattern

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